Bluetooth(TM) DAQ Device targets tablet and smartphone market.

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Powered by rechargeable batteries, Model BTH-1208LS offers multifunction operation, Android™ and Windows® device driver support, and Bluetooth connectivity. Wireless unit provides eight 12-bit analog inputs, 2 analog outputs, 8 digital I/O, and 1 counter input. Device can sample at up to 1 kS/s in Bluetooth mode and up to 50 kS/s in USB mode. For OEM and embedded designs, board-only Model BTH-1208LS-OEM is available and requires user-supplied power.

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New Bluetooth(TM) DAQ from Measurement Computing Use MCC DAQ with Android(TM)-Based Tablets and Smartphones

NORTON, Mass.,  -- Measurement Computing Corporation, the value leader in data acquisition, today announces the release of the BTH-1208LS - a Bluetooth-based data acquisition device designed for the growing tablet and smartphone market. It offers multifunction operation, Android(TM) and Windows® device driver support, Bluetooth connectivity, and is powered by rechargeable batteries. Demo apps for the BTH-1208LS are available free from Google Play(TM).  

The included drivers and example projects let users quickly develop apps that run on Android-based devices like tablets and smartphones. With the wireless BTH-1208LS, the world of portable, Android-based measurements is a reality - adding more computing options and lowering the cost of DAQ.  

The $199 BTH-1208LS features eight 12-bit analog inputs, two analog outputs, 8 digital I/O, and one counter input. The device offers both Bluetooth and USB connections and can sample at up to 1 kS/s in Bluetooth mode and up to 50 kS/s in USB mode. For OEM and embedded designs, the BTH-1208LS-OEM is a board-only version which requires user-supplied power. 

For developing applications on Android-based devices, new Universal Library for Android(TM) includes examples for Android platforms 3.1 and later. Windows software support includes out-of-the-box TracerDAQ®, Universal Library(TM) support for Visual Studio® and Visual Studio® .NET programming languages, along with drivers for DASYLab®, and NI LabVIEW(TM).

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Measurement Computing is the market leader in the design, manufacture, and distribution of value-priced data acquisition hardware, and test and measurement software solutions for both programmers and non-programmers. More information about Measurement Computing is available on the Web at

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